Practical achievement awards (Shearing medals and Prizes) at Sheep Shearing shows:

Ulster Show (Balmoral)

  • Bronze medal (The Robert Camac award) — Young Farmers Competition
  • Bronze Medal + £100 – Senior competition (quality marks only)
  • Bronze medal + £50 + Voucher for qualifying  Junior prizewinner
  • £25 cheque + Voucher for qualifying Junior runner-up

Bath & West Show

  • Intermediate Competition
    Cheques: 1st – £100; 2nd – £75; 3rd – £50; 4th – £30; 5th – £25; 6th – £20; Best Pen: £45.
  • Junior Competition
    Bronze medal + £50 + Voucher for qualifying Junior prizewinner
    £25 cheque + Voucher for qualifying Junior runner-up

Highland Show

  • Bronze medal (The Robert Camac award) – Young Farmers Competition
  • Intermediate Competition
    Cheques: 1st – £225; 2nd – £150; 3rd – £100; 4th – £65; 5th – £45; 6th – £15.
  • Junior Competition
    Bronze medal + £50 + Voucher for qualifying Junior prizewinner
    £25 cheque + Voucher for qualifying Junior runner-up

Yorkshire Show

  • Intermediate Competition:-
    Cheques: 1st – £180; 2nd – £90; 3rd – £75; 4th -£60; 5th – £45; 6th – £30.
  • Junior Competition
    Cheques: 1st – £125; 2nd – £80; 3rd – £65; 4th – £50; 5th – £35; 6th – £20
    Bronze medal + £50 + Voucher for qualifying Junior prizewinner
    £25 cheque + Voucher for qualifying Junior runner-up

Royal Welsh Show

  • Bronze Medal and £100 for the Champion
  • Welsh shearer competition winner with the best Quality Marks only
  • Two Bronze Medals to the winners of the Young Farmers Welsh County team (2 people) competition
  • Junior Competition
    Bronze medal + £50 + Voucher for qualifying Junior prizewinner
    £25 cheque + Voucher for qualifying Junior runner-up

Junior National Final

Winners and Runners up from the above five shows (ie: 10 competitors in all)

  • Gold Medal and Silver Medal for the winner and runner-up
    Cheques: 1st – £350; 2nd – £250; 3rd – £200; 4th – £175; 5th – £125; £100 each for the remaining 5 competitors’

NB. The Robert Camac award legacy is specifically for Ulster (Balmoral) and The Royal Highland shows.